Gordon and Macphail, Private Collection Mortlach 1969 50.7%
Gordon and MacPhail the PRIVATE COLLECTION
Greatly-aged single malts from celebrated, little-known, or closed distilleries specially selected by members of the Urquhart family – owners of Gordon & MacPhail.
A single cask, Gordon and MacPhail Private collection, Mortlach 1969.
Distilled on Tuesday, 7th of October 1969.
Filled in to Cask 92001201- First Fill Sherry Butt.
Bottled Thursday, 10th of October 2019
Aged 50 Years.
One of only 365 bottles.
Please allow an extra 3 working days for delivery
- Region: Speyside
- Distillery: Mortlach
- Age/Name: 50 years old
- Size: 70cl
- Strength: 50.7% ABV
- Bottled By: G&M
- Chill-Filtered: no
Nose: Aromatic ginger and brown sugar aromas combine giving away to rich cocoa beans. A subtle vanilla edge develops alongside succulent fruitcake and roasted almond notes..
Palate: Smooth and rich: Flavours of ripe forest fruits and fragrant blood orange peel are complemented by subtle traces of white pepper. Cinnamon comes to the fore alongside intense dark chocolate with mature oak.
Finish: Long and smooth with lingering chocolate smothered in almonds and oak tannins.